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Nov. 20

Chrismas Luncheon
The First Baptist Mother's Association will host a Victorian Christmas luncheon from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m in the vestibule of the church.
Victorian Christmas Light Up
The Victorian Christmas light-up will take place in Victoria Square at 7 p.m.
Tag Days
ARHS and E.B. Chandler bands and choir
will be at Sobeys, Walmart, Canadian Tire, Dayle's, Price Chopper and Zellers. Donations to purchase instruments and sheet music.
Fun Darts
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 is hosting a weekly evening of fun darts starting at 8:30 p.m. Food bank donations accepted.
Nov. 21
Luncheon
Christ Church Amherst ACW will hold a Christmas soup luncheon from 11 a.m.-
1 p.m., at the parish hall, LaPlanche St.
Bethlehem Market
The 10th annual Bethlehem Market will be held at Trinity-St. Stephen's United Church from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Dart Shoot
An open doubles dart shoot will be held at the River Hebert Legion at 10 a.m.
Jewellery Sale
Holy Family Church, 63 Church St., Amherst will hold a jewellery sale at 9 a.m.
Concert
Sackville Citizens Band will perform at Live Bait Theatre, 87 Main St., Sackville, N.B., at 7 p.m. Free will offering. Admission is free.
Breakfast
A Victorian Christmas breakfast will be served at the Amherst Lions Den from 8-11 a.m. Proceeds to Amherst & Area Taekwondo Parents Association.
Tea & Bake Sale
Trinity United Church, Parrsboro, will hold a tea, bake and Christmas decoration sale from 1-3 p.m.
Meat Draw
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 will hold a meat draw at 5 p.m.
Shuffleboard
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 is having an evening of shuffleboard starting at 8:30 p.m. Food bank donations accepted.
Nov. 22
Musical Evening
Sunrise Trinity United Church in Amherst Head will present a musical evening from 7-9 p.m.
Celebration of Hope
A celebration of hope (cancer) service will be held at Wentworth United Church at 7 p.m.
Christmas Tea and Sale
A Christmas tea and sale will be held at the FPW Community Centre in Port Greville from 2-4 p.m.
Concert
A down home Christmas concert will be held at 2 p.m., at Oxford Capital Theatre.
Nov. 23
Meeting
The annual general meeting of the Dr. D.M. Cochrane Memorial Medical Centre will be held at the Brookside Curling Club in River Hebert at 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 24
Cooking Workshop
A cooking workshop hosted by
Canadian and Indonesian World Youth exchange students will be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m., at Maggie's Place. Call 667-7250 to register.
Supper and Card Party
St. Monica's Guild will hold a supper and card party at 6 p.m., in the parish hall, 91 Main St., Springhill. Call Marilyn at 597-3891.
Meeting
The annual general meeting of the Amherst and Area Chamber of Commerce will be held at 6 p.m., at the Wandlyn Inn.
Open Forum
An open forum on avoiding debt during the holiday season will be held at the Cumberland YMCA from 6:30-8 p.m. Pre-registration a must. Call 667-9112.
Nov. 25
Workshop
Maggie's Place will present a step-parenting workshop from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call 667-7250 to register.
Family Movie Night
The Amherst library will be showing the movie "Up," starring Ed Asner and Christopher Plummer, at 6:30 p.m.
Luncheon
Amherst CWC will hold its monthly luncheon at the Wandlyn Inn from
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Reservations required. Call 667-3729.
Meeting
The monthly meeting of the Amherst Y's Menettes will be held at the Cumberland YMCA at 7 p.m.
Nov. 27
Rise N Shine Book Club
The Rise N Shine Book Club will meet at the Four Fathers Memorial Library in Amherst from 9-10 a.m. To register, call 667-2549.
Luncheon
An eat-in or take-out soup luncheon will be served from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at St. David's Presbyterian Church, Junction Road, Springhill.
Christmas Bazaar
A Christmas bazaar will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at St. David's Presbyterian Church, Junction Road in Springhill.
Nov. 28
Pool
The seventh annual Heart and Stroke tournament commemorating Keith Adshade will be held at Dooly's at 1 p.m. Registration begins at noon.
Christmas House Tour
A Christmas house tour will be held in Oxford at 7 p.m. Tickets available at Oxford Home Hardware and the Parkview Restaurant.
Craft Workshop and Sale
A craft workshop and sale will be held at Brookdale hall from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Proceeds for Double-D craft and floriculture.
Musical Evening
A musical evening will be held at the Cumberland County Museum and Archives from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call 667-2561.
Christmas Tea and Sale
A Christmas tea and sale will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at Parrsboro Baptist Church.
Tea Party
Tantramar Seniors College will hold a Mad Hatter's tea party at St. Ann's Church hall, British Settlement, from
2-4 p.m.
Breakfast
Amherst Masonic Society will serve a strawberry pancake breakfast from
8-11 a.m., at the Masonic Temple, 20 Lawrence St.
Prayer Breakfast
A prayer breakfast will be held at Port Greville Baptist Church at 8 a.m.
Bluegrass Gospel
An evening of music will be held at Collingwood United Church at 7 p.m. Proceeds for church purposes.
Nov. 29
Evening Service
St. David's Presbyterian Church (15 Junction Road, Springhill) will hold an evening service with music by Geraldine Charters and Gerry Hannah at 7 p.m. Free will offering.
Concert
Blue Horizon and the Bluegrass Diamonds will perform at 7 p.m., at the Amherst Lions Den.
Roast Beef Dinner
Airforce 105 Wing will serve a roast beef dinner from 4-6 p.m. Take-outs available. Call 667-9262.
Meeting
Mothers of Angels will gather at First Baptist Church on Victoria Street, Amherst at 1:30 p.m., to make decorations for the Christmas Memory Tree. Contact Marilyn Williams at 661-3183.
Dec. 1
Classic Movie Night
The Amherst library will be showing the 1944 musical comedy "Meet Me in St. Louis" at 7 p.m.
Dec. 3
Book Sale
The Four Fathers Memorial Library in Amherst will hold a book sale today through Dec. 5. Proceeds to the Cumberland Regional Library.
Dec. 5
Holiday House Tour
Sponsored by Parrsboro midget girls hockey, 3-8 p.m. Tickets available at RMA Tourism, 151 Main Street, Parrsboro or team members.
Christmas by the Sea
Pugwash Christmas by the sea market at the atrium in the high school from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Christmas Tea and Sale
A Christmas tea and sale will be held at RCAF Association 105 Cumberland Wing from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 667-9262.
Dec. 7
Concert
The Port Greville Christmas Tree Singers will hold a concert at St. Andrew's
Wesley United Church in Springhill at 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 12
Christmas Fun Day
Maggie's Place staff will be hosting a Christmas celebration for young children in the gym at the Cumberland YMCA. For more information, call 667-7250.
Dec. 13
Evening Service
St. David's Presbyterian Church (15 Junction Road, Springhill) will hold an evening service with music by the Highland AME Choir from Amherst at 7 p.m. Free will offering.
Christmas Candlelight Celebration
A Christmas candlelight celebration will be held at the Mothers of Angels Memory Garden in Christie Park at 1:30 p.m. Contact 661-3183 for more information.
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Organizations: Tantramar Seniors College, Amherst Lions, Trinity United Church Sobeys Walmart Canadian Tire Zellers Christ Church Amherst ACW Presbyterian Church Bethlehem Market Family Church Live Bait Theatre Amherst & Area Taekwondo Wandlyn Inn Wentworth United Church FPW Community Centre Oxford Capital Theatre Brookside Curling Club Card Party Area Chamber of Commerce Rise N Shine Book Club Christmas house Craft Workshop Cumberland County Museum Parrsboro Baptist Church Amherst Masonic Society Port Greville Baptist Church Collingwood United Church First Baptist Church Holiday House RMA Tourism RCAF Association Wesley United Church Mothers of Angels Memory Garden Amherst Town

Geographic location: Amherst, Parrsboro, Springhill First Baptist Mother Victoria Square Bethlehem Sackville Port Greville River Hebert Oxford 15 Junction Road Parkview Ann Victoria Street St. Louis 151 Main Street Christie Park South Albion

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